The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 123 130 121
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 31 33 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.96% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.38% 8.01% 6.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 27 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,100 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £52,500 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
370 412 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.81% 12.04% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 222 301 287
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +21 15 £37,500 -1.31% 1
Edinburgh -1 6 £45,000 -
Fife +9 5 £37,500 -
Glasgow +3 3 £27,750 -7.50% 2
Stirling -9 1 - -
Ayrshire - 1 £17,000 -
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 37 (56.06%) Cisco
3 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (48.48%) Firewall
6 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
7 30 (45.45%) CCNA
7 30 (45.45%) Service Delivery
8 29 (43.94%) SLA
8 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
9 24 (36.36%) Wireless
10 23 (34.85%) VMware
10 23 (34.85%) DNS
11 21 (31.82%) Citrix
11 21 (31.82%) Juniper
11 21 (31.82%) MPLS
12 20 (30.30%) CCNP
13 19 (28.79%) HP
13 19 (28.79%) Network Design
14 18 (27.27%) Dell
14 18 (27.27%) Mentoring
14 18 (27.27%) SonicWALL
14 18 (27.27%) Network Management
15 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
16 13 (19.70%) Windows XP
17 12 (18.18%) LAN
17 12 (18.18%) WAN
17 12 (18.18%) VPN
18 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
18 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (10.61%) IIS
3 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.03%) Lync
4 2 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.52%) Apache
Applications
1 29 (43.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.52%) Office 365
2 1 (1.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (48.48%) Firewall
2 24 (36.36%) Wireless
3 23 (34.85%) DNS
4 21 (31.82%) MPLS
5 12 (18.18%) VPN
5 12 (18.18%) LAN
5 12 (18.18%) WAN
6 8 (12.12%) DHCP
7 7 (10.61%) VLAN
8 6 (9.09%) BGP
9 5 (7.58%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (7.58%) H.323
10 4 (6.06%) TCP/IP
10 4 (6.06%) Internet
11 3 (4.55%) SSL
11 3 (4.55%) Ethernet
11 3 (4.55%) OSPF
12 2 (3.03%) RTP
12 2 (3.03%) IPsec
12 2 (3.03%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.58%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (12.12%) Finance
2 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.52%) Electronics
3 1 (1.52%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (22.73%) Support Engineer
2 14 (21.21%) Network Specialist
3 11 (16.67%) Customer Support Engineer
3 11 (16.67%) Customer Engineer
4 10 (15.15%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 5 (7.58%) Firewall Engineer
7 4 (6.06%) ICT Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Network Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.03%) Project Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Administrator
9 2 (3.03%) Operations Manager
9 2 (3.03%) Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.03%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.03%) iPhone
2 2 (3.03%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.52%) Clustering
3 1 (1.52%) CCTV
3 1 (1.52%) Augmented Reality
3 1 (1.52%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 48 (72.73%) Windows
2 36 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (19.70%) Windows XP
5 9 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (12.12%) Linux
7 6 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 2 (3.03%) CentOS
8 2 (3.03%) UNIX
9 1 (1.52%) Solaris
9 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 19 (28.79%) Network Design
3 18 (27.27%) Network Management
3 18 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.58%) Project Management
5 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
6 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.55%) ITIL
7 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.03%) CRM
7 2 (3.03%) BCP
7 2 (3.03%) Migration
7 2 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.03%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (1.52%) Business Continuity Management
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.52%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.52%) Perl
1 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (46.97%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (45.45%) CCNA
3 20 (30.30%) CCNP
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 5 (7.58%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.06%) CCDP
7 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (3.03%) APMP
8 2 (3.03%) MCSE
8 2 (3.03%) MCSA
9 1 (1.52%) CCIE
9 1 (1.52%) MCP
9 1 (1.52%) HNC
9 1 (1.52%) CCA
9 1 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.52%) MCITP
9 1 (1.52%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (43.94%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.58%) vSphere
4 2 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.03%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.52%) XenApp
5 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (4.55%) Nagios
2 2 (3.03%) Cacti
3 1 (1.52%) Windows Intune
3 1 (1.52%) OPNET
Vendors
1 37 (56.06%) Cisco
2 23 (34.85%) VMware
3 21 (31.82%) Juniper
3 21 (31.82%) Citrix
4 19 (28.79%) HP
5 18 (27.27%) Dell
5 18 (27.27%) SonicWALL
6 15 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 4 (6.06%) Avaya
8 3 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.03%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.03%) Oracle
9 2 (3.03%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.52%) F5
10 1 (1.52%) Hyland
10 1 (1.52%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.52%) Symantec
10 1 (1.52%) CommVault
10 1 (1.52%) Nokia
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